Jen McCann http://ripr.org en Protecting RI shellfish http://ripr.org/post/protecting-ri-shellfish <p>Shellfish restoration is the topic at a meeting Thursday at the University of Rhode Island. The state wants input on how best to protect shellfish in coastal ponds and Narragansett Bay.<br>The Director of the US Coastal Program at URI’s Coastal Resource Center, Jen McCann, says the state has so far heard about two main concerns…<br>“What is the regulatory process to move forward with restoration? And also, where are the appropriate sites to do restoration in the bay and also the salt ponds so within state waters.”<br> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:33:58 +0000 Bradley Campbell 9146 at http://ripr.org